Singapore, 20 July 2017 - SPH Magazines Pte Ltd (SPH Magazines) today announced that titles under its Custom Content Solutions unit were recently honoured with five awards for editorial and design excellence.
US-based Apex Awards 2017 singled out two titles for the Grand Award under the Magazines, Journals and Tabloids (Design & Layout) category. The October 2016 issue of SilverKris, Singapore Airlines’ inflight travel magazine, was described by the judges as “a magazine you will want to page through time and time again.”
In the same category, The Johnnie Walker House Edit, produced for Diageo, was also given a Grand Award with the following citation: “This incredibly designed custom-published magazine…presents a layered approach to each of the articles to give them a depth that is both introspective and informative.”
SilverKris also garnered praise at the prestigious Content Marketing Awards 2017. Operating out of the US, the Content Marketing Institute declared the October 2016 issue’s feature, ‘The South-east Asian Diaries’ as the Winner for Best Use of Illustration.
Cohort, which is produced for the British Council, and promotes UKTNE (UK Transnational Education) in Singapore, was named a Finalist in the Best Cover (Print) award for Issue #5.
The Custom Content Solutions’ B2B titles have also won numerous awards in the past. The latest, from TABPI (Trade Association Business Publication International) was accorded to Ascent, which is published for Ascendas-Singbridge, a provider of sustainable urban solutions. Ascent Issue 03.16 clinched a Tabbie, placing #6 under the Best Single Issue category.
Mr Loh Yew Seng, Chief Executive Officer, SPH Magazines, said: “Having been pitted against keen competition and numerous entries from around the world, we are indeed honoured and delighted with these accolades. It truly epitomises the editorial and design excellence that our Custom Content Solutions’ team strives for with every client title.”
SPH Magazines’ Custom Content Solutions is the appointed publishing agent for a diverse range of companies and organisations in the private and public sector. Expertise in all areas of publishing is offered, from developing editorial content and design concepts to advertising sales, printing and distribution, including online capabilities.
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About SPH Magazines
A leading publisher in Singapore and the region, SPH Magazines Pte Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of media organisation Singapore Press Holdings Limited.
With a proven track record for sterling editorial content, award-winning designs and creative solutions, SPH Magazines together with its subsidiaries, Blu Inc Holdings (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Blu Inc Media (HK) Limited and Blu Inc Media China, raise the bar as a dynamic publisher. In its stable are about 100 titles in the region, in English, Chinese and other languages, covering lifestyle, fashion, beauty, society, bridal, health, men's lifestyle, automobile, parenting, decor, new media and business. All the newsstand publications, including flagship title Her World, and other titles such as Female, Cleo, The Women's Weekly, Harper's BAZAAR, Cosmopolitan, The Peak, ICON, Home & Decor, Nuyou, Torque, Asia-Pacific Boating, AsiaSpa and LP Luxury Properties are among the highest-circulating titles and best-read in their respective lifestyle categories.
In addition, websites such as herworldPLUS.com, HardwareZone.com and Luxury-Insider.com have extended its reach online, engaging readers with interactive content, capturing audience beyond print.
SPH Magazines' established editorial unit provides excellent custom publishing services to major corporate clients by producing custom lifestyle magazines, newsletters and other collaterals to meet their business needs. clickTRUE Pte Ltd, an associate company of SPH Magazines, is a Pay Per Performance online marketing company specialising in Online Media Planning, Search Engine Marketing and Optimisation, Web Analytics Consultancy and Landing Page Optimisation.
With a vision to continue regional growth, SPH Magazines is set to hold a leading position in publishing in Asia, with a presence in China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines and Vietnam.
As a Publisher of Choice, SPH Magazines aims to deliver the best to meet the diverse needs and interests of readers and advertisers.
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